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COLLECTION Identifier: A/A591

Diary of Jessie Anglum, 1901-1902


Collection consists of one volume detailing Anglum's travels in Japan, China, and the Philippines.


  • Creation: 1901-1902

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the diary created by Jessie Anglum, as well as, copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.

Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.


1 folder

Collection consists of one volume detailing Jessie Anglum's travels in Japan, China, and the Philippines.


Jessie Anglum probably grew up on a farm near Belmont, New York. She married Daniel F. Anglum, a captain in the United States Army. She traveled in the Far East and her husband was stationed for a time in the Philippines. They later lived in Stamford, Connecticut, where Daniel Anglum died in 1911.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: 80-M251

The Diary of Jessie Anglum was purchased by the Schlesinger Library from the Manuscript Company in 1980.

Processing Information

Processed: July 1983

By: Jeanne-Marie Mustoe

Updated and additional description added: October 2020

By: Amber L. Moore

The Schlesinger Library attempts to provide a basic level of preservation and access for all collections, and does more extensive processing of higher priority collections as time and resources permit.  Finding aids may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
Language of description
Processing of this collection was made possible by Patricia M. King/Schlesinger Library Director's Fund.

Repository Details

Part of the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute Repository

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